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Beyond reduction with the representation: The need for causality with full complexity to unravel mental health

  • Martin Desseilles (a1) (a2) (a3) (a4) and Christophe Phillips (a1) (a5)

In this commentary on Borsboom et al.’s target article, we argue that researchers should be aware of the historical development of models in neuroscience. Considering the importance of causality in anatomo-clinical approach and stressing the complexity of mental phenomenon, we provide new insight on reductionism and representation limitation.

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Behavioral and Brain Sciences
  • ISSN: 0140-525X
  • EISSN: 1469-1825
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